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Cardiologist

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  • Salary:
    € 10.800
  • Job type:
    Contract
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Healthcare
  • Deadline:
    September 9, 2019

Responsibilities

As a cardiologist you can expect to:

  • treat patients by reviewing and understanding their medical backgrounds and examining them to assess their current condition and health
  • look at and employ ways of preventing, diagnosing and treating a range of heart-related problems
  • carry out tests such as echocardiograms and interpret test results to measure how effectively the heart is working, which will help you to decide on the best method of treatment
  • perform specialist procedures, such as coronary angiography, to help treat cardiac diseases
  • prescribe medication to patients to help treat a range of cardiac illnesses
  • provide ongoing support and advice to patients under long-term care
  • work effectively in a multidisciplinary team, collaborating and liaising closely with colleagues
  • provide support and advice to colleagues working in other specialities
  • practise governance and audits within your department
  • complete administration, which can include anything from accurately recording patient interventions and referrals to overseeing budgetary information
  • teach and provide educational support and training for junior staff
  • carry out clinical research in your area of interest
  • be at the forefront of trialling breakthrough treatments and medication developed by pioneering research.

 

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